Post Producer - IGN

Video Culver City, California San Francisco, California


Description

Position at IGN

 

Post Producer

IGN is looking for a talented Post Production Producer with a love of video games and entertainment. This position requires direct experience managing the entirety of the post production process, from ideating on creative direction, to editing picture and audio, through final delivery.. Experience working on original features, series content for online preferred.

IGN’s team is made up of all kinds of people that share a common love of games, TV, movies, comics, tech, and all things geeky. We strongly encourage people of every race, gender, sexual orientation, and background to apply.

You must include a reel of demonstrable work.

 

What will get you in the door?

        Demonstrated mid-to-advanced level skillset

        High comfort level for fast-paced, deadline driven editing.

        Expertise with Adobe Premiere and Creative Suite; Avid Media Composer experience is a plus.

        Ability to work well with others in a collaborative, team environment

        A positive, problem-solving attitude

        Excellent time-management and project-organization skills.

        Passion for IGN and/or video games

Responsibilities include:

         Video editing for core IGN video products. These include games and entertainment reviews, previews, features and more. Example: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ek-5vIz_gDw)

         Ensure timely delivery of all projects and derivatives.

         Gathering and culling properly sourced video assets for B roll of supplementary coverage alongside the project’s producer.

         Tracking export and delivery of multiple iterations and deliverables for O&O, Live, OTT, Social and any others on a per-project basis.

         Work proactively to overcome roadblocks and actively engage stakeholders to ensure proper delivery both into post production and through publish.

         Maintain high quality standards across all content you and your team are a part of.

         Build positive working relationships across all IGN content creators, and all cross functional collaborators.

         Other backend production duties as needed and outlined for tentpole productions, e.g. Technical Producing, asset management, production and more.

         Oversee aspects of editing, encoding, and publishing

It would be extra awesome if you have:

        Strong understanding of project setup and editing workflows and tools

        Excellent audio editing skills

        After Effects or motion graphics experience

        Significant experience with near-line media; Avid NEXIS nearline or similar media servers.

        Strong understanding of video game and entertainment trends.

        Experience managing video asset archives (LTO, etc.)

        Have done post production at a TV or game-centric company

Here’s the good stuff about us…

         Live and breathe video games, movies and TV; see secrets before the rest of the world

         Opportunity to dream big and make things happen

         People who like to have fun, share some beers and plot your demise in the arcade/game room

         Open and casual work environment

What we need from you:

        Demo reel and/or list of exemplary work

        Your resume. Wow us! Leave out the boring stuff and put in the dazzling stuff about your super powers.

        A cover letter. We get loads of applicants for every job. What sets you apart and how will you help uplift the IGN brand?

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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